Tophil is a 30-year-old married man living in Kamwenge, Uganda. His main business is farming, but he also earns a monthly salary as additional income. He faces the hardships of changes in the weather that affect his profit margin from his crops and also land exhaustion as a result of over farming. However, his vision is to educate his children to higher levels.
Tophil intends to use the requested loan to buy fertilizers to use on his farm.
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This loan is part of HOFOKAM's program targeting poor and geographically excluded populations in Western Uganda. In addition to loans, it provides social and business training programs to low-income entrepreneurs and their communities. Since 2003, HOFOKAM has provided sustainable financial and non-financial services to promote social, economic and sustainable land development and improve the quality of life for vulnerable populations. The organization has a clear vested interest in underserved communities with its headquarters in rural Fort Portal and a number of branches in extremely remote areas.